Sarah Lewis joined the Toronto Symphony Orchestra as second oboist in September, 2012. Ms. Lewis received her Master’s Degree at The Juilliard School, under the tutelage of Nathan Hughes, with additional studies from Elaine Douvas, Pedro Diaz and Linda Strommen. A native of Petoskey, Michigan, she completed her undergraduate degree at Michigan State University, studying with Jan Eberle. During recent summers, Ms. Lewis has performed with the Lake Tahoe Summerfest Orchestra and Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra. Sarah attended the Tanglewood Music Festival in 2010 and 2011, where she was awarded the Mickey L. Hooten Memorial Prize. Before joining the TSO, Ms. Lewis performed with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, New World Symphony and the Lansing Symphony. When Sarah is not playing the oboe or making reeds, she enjoys doing yoga, baking, and playing with her cat, Daisy.